“D.A. Brading’s The First America Through Hayden White’s Lenses.” Presented at the 2002 Carolina Conference on Romance Literatures, Chapel Hill, NC, March 20, 2002.
“‘Solea lontana in sonno consolarme’ (RVF 250: 1): Madonna in the Petrarch-Persona’s Dreams.” Presented at the Petrarch Symposium, Chapel Hill, NC, March 18, 2004.
“Short-Term Study Abroad for Advanced Language Students: Advice from Survivors of an Overly-Ambitious Pilot Program.” Presented at the Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference, Wilmington, NC, with Dr Donna Van Bodegraven, October 10, 2008.
"A Study In Carnivalesque Freedom in 'Rinconete and Cortadillo': Cervantine Shysters Through Bakhtin's Lenses". Presented at the Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference, Greenville, SC, Oct. 10, 2009.
“Truhanes: Don Quixote and Sancho as jesters and the jested.” Presented at the Kentucky Foreign Language Conference, Lexington, KY, April 10, 2010.
“Marcela—incarnation of the huntress Artemis in the Quijote.” Presented at the Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference, Roanoke, Virginia, October 9, 2010.
“Crime, punishment, atonement, and perdition in the Persiles.” Presented at the South Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, November 6, 2010.
"Calderón's Clotaldo: Coward or Courtier?" Presented at the ACHT Spanish Golden Age Theater Symposium, El Paso, Texas, March 3, 2010.